As war in Ukraine monopolizes the Italian media, the problem of how news channels deal with foreign policy issues has returned.
The Five Stars are house-hunting in Europe, and have a lot of uncomfortable baggage along.
The Democrats look to remake themselves under Enrico Letta while the Five Star Movement places its future in the hands of Giuseppe Conte. Will it be enough to stem the tide of populism?
The Democrats have long shifted away from their traditional base — and now it may be too late to reclaim it.